Tuesday, March 21, 2017

Air India may launch direct flight from Amritsar to Birmingham

New Delhi: Government-owned Air India is looking to launch a direct flight service to Birmingham  from Amritsar, Parliament was informed today.

Air India is examining modalities for launching this (Amritsar-Birmingham) flight, Minister of State for Civil Aviation Jayant Sinha said in a written reply to a question in the Rajya Sabha.

The national carrier currently operates a flight from Amritsar to Birmingham via Delhi.

The airline has already announced its plans to add six new international destinations this year including Tel Aviv, Washington and Copenhagen, among others.
21/03/17 PTI/Economic Times